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New York Rangers Recall Jesper Fast, Tinker with Lines Again
April 7th, 2014 at 9:17 PM
In the ongoing effort to fill the hole in the lineup created by Chris Kreider's injury, the New York Rangers have recalled forward Jesper Fast from Hartford. Did anyone really expect they'd elect to go into the playoffs with Dominic Moore or Dan Carcillo on the third line? Fast made the...

Chris Kreider Has Hand Surgery, is Out Indefinitely
March 28th, 2014 at 7:57 PM
If the news was bleak on the Chris Kreider front earlier in the week, it got worse today, when The New York Rangers announced the winger is out indefinitely following surgery to repair his injured left hand today. "He got operated on today and he is out indefinitely, it's all I can...

New York Rangers Shift Brian Boyle to Wing to Potentially Get More Offensive Production
February 5th, 2013 at 11:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** New York Rangers head coach John Tortorella made a subtle move Saturday, as he's looking to get center Brian Boyle going. He  decided to move the center to the wing, and he's letting Jeff Halpern center the third line. The wing is an area of the ice that Boyle is very unfamiliar...

New York Rangers’ Carl Hagelin Done in Sweden
November 21st, 2012 at 9:22 AM
***VIDEO1*** We knew Carl Hagelin had returned to New York to rehab his shoulder injury, but now he's officially done playing for Sodertalje SK. The team officially terminated Hagelin's contract, so the young winger will no longer return to the club. He came home to avoid further injury, and looks as if...

New York Rangers’ Carl Hagelin Injury Might Be Serious
November 3rd, 2012 at 12:24 PM
***VIDEO1*** Carl Hagelin has been a welcomed edition to the New York Rangers because of his speed and how he goes after the puck. When playing in Sweden, he kept his foot on the gas pedal which resulted in a shoulder injury last week. The injury was originally believed not to be...

New York Rangers Ink Chris Kreider
April 11th, 2012 at 10:50 AM
The New York Rangers have signed their 2009 first round draft pick (18th overall) to a three-year deal. Chris Kreider, a huge part of the Boston College Eagles team that won the national championship last Saturday, can now potentially fight for a roster spot on the number one team in the...

New York Rangers Midseason Grades: Forwards
January 26th, 2012 at 4:21 PM
the New York Rangers are a little past the halfway mark of the season, but with the week-long NHL All Star break upon us now seems to be an appropriate time to hand out some grades. The grades are based on how each player has fulfilled their role on the...

Sean Avery Placed on Waivers by the New York Rangers
December 30th, 2011 at 4:43 PM
Sean Avery's days with the New York Rangers appear to be over. The polarizing winger was placed on waivers today by the team. Larry Brooks of the New York Post first reported the news. ***PHOTO1*** It's no secret that Avery and Rangers head coach John Tortorella aren't exactly buddies. Two strong personalities,...

Brandon Dubinsky: Reduced Ice Time Permanent or Just a Blip on the Radar?
December 7th, 2011 at 10:15 AM
Brandon Dubinsky was Ryan Callahan's right-hand man last season on a New York Rangers team that clawed its way into the playoffs before falling to the playoffs before being ousted in the first round by a more talented Washington Capitals team. It was assumed that Callahan would be elevated to...

Could Bobby Ryan Be Coming to the New York Rangers?
November 30th, 2011 at 1:52 PM
The Anaheim Ducks were expected to be one of the top teams in the Western Conference this season, and Bobby Ryan was expected to be one of the main cogs in their offense. It's safe to say things haven't gone quite the way they were expected to. The Ducks are...